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GERMANY AND ITALY OBERAMMERGAU To find out more visit saga.co.uk/oberammergau Oberammergau and the Veneto Take your seat at the Passion Play for this once-in-a-lifetime experience, before spending five nights in Italy's Veneto region, with an included visit to beautiful Venice. NEW Take a gondola ride through romantic Venice 7 nights HALF BOARD from £1699 Including optional travel insurance underwritten by Great Lakes Insurance SE, UK Branch or from £1679 without insurance. Cover is subject to medical questions§ Your tour includes l 14 meals: 7 breakfasts and 7 dinners l Attend the Oberammergau Passion Play with Category 2 tickets l Official Passion Play Programme l Guided tour of Bassano del Grappa l Sightseeing walking tour of Venice Plus all this... l Optional travel insurance underwritten by Great Lakes Insurance SE, UK l Return flights and transfers l Saga tour manager l Porterage at your hotels. Germany nights in hotel Munich Oberammergau Bolzano Italy Bassano del Grappa Venice Attend Oberammergau's Passion Play Hotel Belvedere QQQQ The locally rated 4-star Hotel Belvedere lies in the heart of Bassano del Grappa, close to the city centre. The hotel has a restaurant, lounge bar and complimentary Wi-Fi throughout. The 81 air-conditioned rooms are a mix of modern and Venetian styles. ACTIVITY LEVEL Day 1: UK-Munich-Oberammergau, Germany. Fly to Munich and transfer by coach to a locally rated 4-star hotel or guesthouse close to Oberammergau for a two-night stay. D Day 2: Oberammergau, Germany. Transfer to the village, with time to explore. After lunch (own expense) take your seats with Category 2 tickets for the start of the Passion Play at around 2.30pm. After the prologue and chorus, tableaux and representation of the original vow made in 1633, the play follows the life of Jesus from his entrance into Jerusalem, to the Resurrection. Dinner will be served during a three-hour interval, with the performance finishing at approximately 10.30pm. Arrive back at your hotel around midnight. B, D Day 3: Oberammergau-Bassano del Grappa, Italy. Travel by coach to Italy's Veneto region, pausing en route in Bolzano. The town lies between the Italian-speaking Trentino region, and the German-speaking Alto Adige, giving it a unique identity. Explore the town with its early buildings, cathedral and museum, before continuing to Bassano del Grappa where you stay for five nights. B, D Day 4: Bassano del Grappa, Italy. Bassano del Grappa is named for the looming Monte Grappa, which also lends its name to theliqueur for which this region is renowned. Enjoy an included morning guided tour of the town, taking in Palladio's famous wooden bridge, and finishing at the Grappa museum where you can enjoying a tasting. The rest of the day is at leisure. B, D Day 5: Bassano del Grappa, Italy. Enjoy today at leisure. Perhaps join an optional full day excursion touring the `Prosecco Route'. with an included tasting of this popular wine. B, D Day 6: Bassano del Grappa, Italy. Today, you'll have the opportunity to join a full day optional excursion to the UNESCO-listed city of Verona, when you can enjoy a guided city tour, with the afternoon at leisure in the city immortalised by Shakespeare in `Romeo and Juliet' and `The Two Gentlemen of Verona'. B, D Day 7: Venice, Italy. Travel by train to Venice on today's included excursion. After a morning sightseeing walk taking in some of the city's most famous sights, enjoy the afternoon at leisure to explore this famous city and UNESCO World Heritage Site. B, D Day 8: Bassano del Grappa-Venice, Italy-UK. Transfer to Venice airport for your return flight to the UK. B SAVE up to £200 per person on selected departures Prices from: Jun 29, 2020 Jul 25 Sep 30 7 nights 1899 1699 1899 1699 1799 1699 Rooms for sole occupancy from £2048 Oberammergau and the Veneto. Holiday code: OB208. All prices are £s per person based on two people sharing and may only be available for a limited number of bookings. Prices may change and current prices will be confirmed at the time of booking. Please see the enclosed Essential Information. §Optional travel insurance: A reduction of £20 applies if you do not need the optional travel insurance and additional cancellation rights ­ please call for details. TRAVEL INFORMATION: Prices are based on flights from Heathrow to Munich, returning from Venice with the scheduled services of easyJet. To take advantage of our upgrade deals (for a supplement, subject to availability) please call for details. 4 Please quote OBPP6 Questions on an existing booking? Call FREE on 0800 056 6096 or visit saga.co.uk/managemybooking